BRONX, NY - OCTOBER 1961: Elston Howard #32 of the New York Yankees follows through his swing during the World Series against the Cincinnati Reds at Yankee Stadium on October 1961 in Bronx, New York. (Photo by Focus On Sport/Getty Images)

BRONX, NY - OCTOBER 1961:  Elston Howard #32 of the New York Yankees follows through his swing during the World Series against the Cincinnati Reds at Yankee Stadium on October 1961 in Bronx, New York.  (Photo by Focus On Sport/Getty Images)